Top 19 Doctor insights on: Sex safe
Is oral sex safe or unsafe. On 4th Dec 2012 I am going to massage center for body massage. A old lady gave me body massage after 10min she start to s?
Low placenta: An ultrasound diagnosis of a "low lying placenta" means that the edge of the placental location is near the cervical canal. If the placenta was covering the canal, it would be called a placenta previa, which would pose problems for delivery, and could cause bleeding with sexual activity. Sex should be OK with a low lying placenta. ...Read more
Yes and no: The anus is not made for sex, it does not produce any natural lubrication. So if your going to try it, then you need plenty of high quality artificial lube (astroglide or pjur), go slow, be gentle and if it hurts, stop. Also the anus is very susceptible to catching stds, so make sure your partner does not have any. ...Read more
Only if it's safe: Any kind of sex comes with risk unless proper precautions are taken. Anal sex will not cause pregnancy, of course, but is a higher-risk way to transit sexual infections if unprotected. Condoms prevent this spread, and use of a water-based lubricant with the condom will help prevent condom breakage (often happens with anal sex). Lubricant is also important to reduce cuts and trauma to the anus. ...Read more
Yes!: You should consider waiting for 1 week or so to let things heal up after surgery. After that, you should be good to go. Remember in general, to be more careful about activities that risk contact to the area (horse riding, soccer, martial arts etc) as you are only running on 1 testicle now! ...Read more
Not really: Just like in any big city, some streets are one-way and some streets are two-way. A vagina is created or evolved to be a two-way street (penis in and out; baby out). However, the gastrointestinal tract is designed to be one-way, with an opening on each end. Food goes in the mouth, and the brown stuff goes out the butt. The brown stuff is billions of bacteria, sometimes viruses, occasionally worms. ...Read more
I'm over 5 wks after lap hyst. Dr said healing great at 4 wk apt. Going on trip tom. & 6 wk falls on trip. Is sex safe at that point? I feel great!
Yes: If your GYN said healing good and no complications - 6 weeks after surgery should be no problem resume sexual activity. It almost like " 6 weeks postpartum - time after baby " = healing time. If you feel good, no pain, no bleeding. You may consider to use vaginal lubricant if any dryness. Enjoy vacation with your loved one. If any doubt see your GYN. ...Read more
Usually yes!: In early pregnancy there should be no problem having sex. Later on, there are certain medical conditions later in pregnancy that may cause your doctor to recommend you avoid intercourse (placenta previa, preterm labor, etc) but for most pregnancies it is safe to have sex for all 9 months. ...Read more